Pitso Mosimane Targets Saudi Premier League Qualification With Al Ahli SC
Pitso Mosimane, the former Mamelodi Sundowns coach, is targeting qualification to the Saudi Premier League with his current team, Al Ahli SC. The South African tactician needs three wins out of the seven games left to seal his team’s spot in the top tier of Saudi Arabian football.
Al Ahli SC Endures a Tough Season
Al Ahli SC has endured a difficult season so far, with the team currently sitting in the relegation zone in the Saudi First Division. Mosimane’s side has won just five of their 21 league matches this campaign, drawing six and losing ten. However, the former Bafana Bafana coach is confident that his team can turn things around and secure promotion to the top flight.
Mosimane’s Track Record of Success
Mosimane is no stranger to success, having guided Mamelodi Sundowns to numerous domestic and continental titles during his tenure at the club. The 56-year-old coach is highly respected in African football circles, and his appointment at Al Ahli SC was seen as a major coup for the Saudi Arabian outfit.
Mosimane’s Strategy for Qualification
Speaking to reporters ahead of his team’s crucial run of fixtures, Mosimane highlighted the importance of his players maintaining focus and discipline in the remaining games. The experienced coach also stressed the need for his team to approach each match with a winning mentality and to take advantage of every opportunity to secure maximum points.
Al Ahli SC Fans Show Support for Mosimane
Despite their team’s struggles this season, Al Ahli SC fans have rallied behind Mosimane and the squad. The supporters have taken to social media to express their confidence in the coach and the team’s ability to achieve the target of three wins out of seven matches.